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#1 Joseph Zizzo

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Posted 15 June 2007 - 02:18 PM

its cineflex, and they make an aerial hd system based on a sony 950. pretty cool, i had never heard of it.

for all those interested: http://www.helinet.com/v14.phtml
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#2 chuck colburn

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Posted 15 June 2007 - 02:36 PM

its cineflex, and they make an aerial hd system based on a sony 950. pretty cool, i had never heard of it.

for all those interested: http://www.helinet.com/v14.phtml


An interesting choice of name since it was already used for a knockoff of the Arriflex 35mm 2C film camera. lol
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#3 John Sprung

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Posted 20 June 2007 - 12:24 PM

An interesting choice of name since it was already used for a knockoff of the Arriflex 35mm 2C film camera. lol

Actually it was a wartime knockoff of the Arriflex Model I, the German combat camera equivalent to our side's Eyemo. The IIC was a much improved successor, but basically the same layout. UCLA, about 30 - 40 years ago, had a Cineflex. I remember the motor mounting with a gib lock instead of screws.



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#4 chuck colburn

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Posted 20 June 2007 - 01:10 PM

Actually it was a wartime knockoff of the Arriflex Model I, the German combat camera equivalent to our side's Eyemo. The IIC was a much improved successor, but basically the same layout. UCLA, about 30 - 40 years ago, had a Cineflex. I remember the motor mounting with a gib lock instead of screws.
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Yep, you are absolutly right. I've always tossed all the Arris of that design in to one pile. With the invention of the spinning mirror reflex they certianly changed the way cameras were built in the future. Eyemos though made it possible for the industry to have a disposable crash camera. lol
You use to be able to pickem up for about $25.00 apiece in the sixties. Even cheaper if you bought them by the crate load.
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#5 John Sprung

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Posted 20 June 2007 - 03:09 PM

I've always tossed all the Arris of that design in to one pile.

Um, you have a pile of old Arris? Would you like to sell any of them? ;-)


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#6 chuck colburn

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Posted 20 June 2007 - 03:48 PM

Um, you have a pile of old Arris? Would you like to sell any of them? ;-)
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Hi John,

LOL no pile of physical Arris....just how I file stuff in my cobwebbed brain.

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